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What is Better Lotus Europa or Suzuki SX4?

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10 reasons to buy Lotus Europa

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 86 mm vs 78 mm 9% or 8 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 86 mm vs 83 mm 3% or 3 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

197 bhp vs 106 bhp

147 kw. vs 79 kw.

46% or 91 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 145 nM 47% or 127 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 10.8 sec. 4.9 sec.
More top speed 150 mph vs 112 mph 38 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.41 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 36% or 11.07 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.88 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 25% or 9.78 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 33.19 mpg 51% or 11.2 mpg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

6 reasons to buy Suzuki SX4

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.5 vs 8.6 18% or 1.9 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 103 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 33% or 34 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 515 liters vs 154 liters 70% or 361 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 50 liters vs 43.5 liters 13% or 6.5 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Lotus Europa vs. Suzuki SX4

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5600 RPM 4% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1998 cm3 vs 1586 cm3 21% or 412 cm3 more
Engine position Mid transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3900 mm vs 4490 mm 13% or 590 mm shorter
Width 1714 mm vs 1730 mm 1% or 16 mm narrower
Height 1120 mm vs 1545 mm 28% or 425 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2330 mm vs 2500 mm 7% or 170 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R17 vs 195/85 R15
Rear tires size 225/45 R17 vs 195/85 R15
Spare wheel spray for repair vs 195/85 R15
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)